The Essence of Zelda, In Just Eight FramesLuke Plunkett9/28/11 6:30amFiled to: The Legend Of ZeldaComicsArt1131EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalink The Legend of Zelda is a series that, over the years, has taken on a life of its own, developing a tone and depth to its universe not really present in any single game. Advertisement You'll rarely see shit get as serious as it does in this image by Zac Gorman, for example. And yet, despite this, he absolutely nails the crux of Link's single-handed struggle against Ganon, and Zelda's ability to stay defiant despite the fact she spends the bulk of the series as a prisoner. GIF September 27 [Zac Gorman]You can contact Luke Plunkett, the author of this post, at email@example.com. You can also find him on Twitter, Facebook, and lurking around our #tips page.